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1/24/07: From Radio to TV with This American Life

Photo by Kevin Zimmerman
L-R: Doug Fabrizio, Ira Glass, Chris Wilcha and Adam Beckman

By Doug Fabrizio

Salt Lake City, UT – Wednesday, RadioWest is live in Park City with Ira Glass, host of This American Life. Ira is in town for the Sundance Film Festival. He's promoting his new Showtime television program based on the radio show. Just how do you translate compelling radio into good TV? Doug talks to Ira Glass, Director Chris Wilcha and Director of Photography Adam Beckman.

  • This American Life can be heard on KUER FM 90 Saturday afternoons at 3:00.
  • Showtime will begin airing This American Life in March of 2007.
  • KUER listener Kevin Zimmerman video taped our conversation with Ira Glass. If you've just always wanted to "watch" a radio show, click here. Thanks to Kevin for sharing his work.

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